10 Unusual Gifts for a Wedding

You’ve been invited to a wedding, again? The bride and the groom are preparing themselves to say ‘I do’, and you have to encourage yourself to think ‘I will bring these people something’. You’ve been to so many similar events in your adult life and you’re in despair about what to get them, while still […]


Cards for Occasions You Have Never Heard Of

Christmas? Easter? Birthdays? Ever heard of them? Sure you have. However, there are numerous other occasions that merit getting someone a card. Occasions you never even thought might be worthy of gift giving. The Hipper crew put together a list of events for which you can (effectively, at that) step out of your comfort zone […]

Special Occasions

Be Humble Day – 22 February

Would you rather be bitten by a wasp or a… humblebee? Okay, neither. However, it ought to be the latter. Why? Because, A: a wasp sting hurts; and B: humility is a virtue much more difficult to attain than almost all others. Take kindness, for example. It is very easy to be kind to someone, […]


How to Survive the Winter Blues 101

winter blues

Do you know the scientific reason behind winter blues? Do you know why you tend to be generally unhappier in the winter than in the summer? Less sun. Less sun equals less vitamin D. Less vitamin D equals less happy. Summa summarum; less sun, less happy. Even though the author, quite obviously, has incredible potential […]